Ashtabula County Metroparks Hires its First – Ever Park Ranger

2018-07-12T13:40:00+00:00

The Ashtabula County Metroparks has hired Kristen Fortune as its first-ever Park Ranger.  Ranger Fortune comes to Ashtabula Metroparks with five years of police and law enforcement experience, including three years as a fulltime patrolman at Roaming Shores and years of experience with the Ashtabula City Police Department. Ms. Fortune was sworn in as the [...]

Ashtabula County Metroparks Hires its First – Ever Park Ranger2018-07-12T13:40:00+00:00

Music Along the River 2018

2018-06-26T08:22:40+00:00

  Join us at the Harpersfield Covered Bridge Metropark for Music Along the River 2018, August 17th-19th. This year’s festival features old time string band, ‘Mr. Haney,’ and local bluegrass band, ‘Young and Blue.’ Want to hone your musical skills? Attend a free workshop on guitar, banjo, mountain dulcimer or ukulele. Like to play? Join [...]

Music Along the River 20182018-06-26T08:22:40+00:00

#MetroParksRocks!

2018-06-11T09:18:34+00:00

  Ashtabula County Metroparks and ACDL set to Rock this summer Park visitors can search for special painted rocks https://www.facebook.com/metroparksrocksashtabula/ JEFFERSON—Ashtabula County Metroparks and the Ashtabula County District Library (ACDL) are partners in a summer 2018 project that will make park visitation fun, and possibly profitable, for individuals and families. #MetroParksRocks! and #ACDLRocks! are the [...]

#MetroParksRocks!2018-06-11T09:18:34+00:00

Bike Patrol looking for Volunteers

2017-08-18T15:50:08+00:00

Join the Volunteer Bike Patrol! Come join a group that helps enhance the experience for all users of the Greenway Trail. The Volunteer Bike Patrol endeavors to provide the following: Information-Bike patrol volunteers frequently talk with trail users, answering questions and distributing trail maps. Assistance-help trail users experiencing problems, e.g., provide first aid or emergency [...]

Bike Patrol looking for Volunteers2017-08-18T15:50:08+00:00

Ashtabula Metroparks Guide and Calendar of Events

2018-03-26T12:50:23+00:00

The Metroparks Volunteer Program Committee has been working hard all winter to bring new and updated programs to our Metroparks!  Check out or download the New “Ashtabula County Metroparks Guide and Calendar of Events” created by Carl Feather:   2018 Master Calendar of events You can also find a copy on our “Information” page. Join a [...]

Ashtabula Metroparks Guide and Calendar of Events2018-03-26T12:50:23+00:00

Bike Safety and Helmet Giveaway Event

2018-05-15T14:50:35+00:00

    Metroparks Hosts Bike Safety and Helmet Giveaway Event May 20 on the Greenway Trail                                 Jefferson, OH. Ashtabula County Metroparks and its Bike Patrol will conduct “Get Ready To Ride”, a bicycle safety and helmet giveaway to as part of Bike Safety Week on Sunday, May 20, 2018, from 1:30 – 4:30pm at [...]

Bike Safety and Helmet Giveaway Event2018-05-15T14:50:35+00:00

Sea Lamprey Control Planned for Lake Erie Tributary

2018-04-11T09:34:01+00:00

IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 5, 2018 Contact: Scott Grunder (231) 398-4220 Ludington Biological Station SEA LAMPREY CONTROL PLANNED FOR LAKE ERIE TRIBUTARY U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service personnel will apply lampricides to the Conneaut Creek systems in Ashtabula County to kill sea lamprey larvae burrowed in the stream bottom. The applications will be conducted between April [...]

Sea Lamprey Control Planned for Lake Erie Tributary2018-04-11T09:34:01+00:00

Northern Spring Peepers

2018-05-16T08:50:49+00:00

Northern Spring Peepers #‎NatureNugget‬: Found in wooded areas and grassy lowlands near ponds and swamps across Ohio, northern spring peppers are tiny, well-camouflaged amphibians rarely seen. In fact, peepers are so small that they can sit comfortably on a dime! You can, and most likely have heard peepers' shrill, birdlike [...]

Northern Spring Peepers2018-05-16T08:50:49+00:00